New Year Round Up (Part 2)

The second instalment rounding up some tunes we missed from the tail end of 2017. Let’s kick off with Yowl’s relentless and uneasy Darkroom, a wonderfully vicious and febrile slice of post-punk.   Night Herons’ raw sound is a visceral blend of garage rock and chugging proto-punk – for fans of classic bands like The Stooges or the New York Dolls.   Norwegian psych-rockers Electric Eye’s single Sometimes … Continue reading New Year Round Up (Part 2)

100 Songs In 100 Hours: 58 – Electric Eye

Norway might seem an unlikely home for traces of the golden psychedelic reveries of the 60s and the lyrical and scenic prog-rock of the 70s, but these are alive and kicking in Electric Eye’s music. Moreover, their new album Different Sun also adds a dose of motoric, German sounds, plus Indian drone music and over 40 minutes take the listener on seven journeys, all drenched … Continue reading 100 Songs In 100 Hours: 58 – Electric Eye

Mad Mackerel Recommends…Electric Eye

Hailing from MM’s ancestral home of Norway, Bergen’s Electric Eye play droned out psych-rock inspired by the blues, India and the ever more expanding universe. Theirs is a world of classic space rock where the ghosts of Hawkwind, Spacemen 3 and Secret Machines stalk the corridors alongside contemporaries like the Wooden Shjips and the Warlocks. Long jams formed from hypnotic pulsating guitar lines weave sonic patterns … Continue reading Mad Mackerel Recommends…Electric Eye

Videos of the Day: The Staves || Moby & Mark Lanegan || Daughters Of Davis || Electric Eye

Watch musical films from the ever wonderful Staves with their cover of Keaton Henson’s In The Morning, that features the man himself, the Moby & Mark Lanegan collaboration for last Saturday’s Record Store Day, some soulful, windswept folk from Daughters of Davis, and to finish an epic, hazy, nine minute psychedelic road trip from Electric Eye with Tangerine the first single from their debut album Pick-up, … Continue reading Videos of the Day: The Staves || Moby & Mark Lanegan || Daughters Of Davis || Electric Eye